Posts Tagged ‘Royal Caribbean International’

Pregnant woman turned away while trying to board cruise ship

Saturday, July 26th, 2014

A pregnant mother of two and her family were denied passage on a cruise ship departing Florida at the last minute. (

Royal Caribbean Int. named Best Cruise Operator – Australian Based Operation

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Royal Caribbean International has taken out the prestigious award for Best Cruise Operator – Australian Based Operation at the 2014 National Travel Industry Awards. (

Royal Caribbean Italy Launches IST/FBI Booking Tool

Friday, July 18th, 2014

Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Italy have launched interactive deck plans on their websites and (

Royal Caribbean International and Google employ Street View technology on Allure of the Seas

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International said it is changing the way how people plan their holiday by working with Google to be the first cruise line to launch Google Maps Business View using Google’s Street View technology onboard the Allure of the Seas. ( Partners With For Halloween, New Year’s Cruises

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Allure of The, America’s leading singles cruise organization, and, the world’s largest online dating site, have announced a blockbuster partnership. (

This Changes Everything: Royal Caribbean Brings Next Era Of Dining To Food & Wine Classic In Aspen

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

Royal Caribbean International is bringing its next vision for dining at sea – which will debut on Quantum of the Seas and Anthem of the Seas – to the ultimate epicurean event this summer.

Royal Caribbean Bartender Wins Contest Among Cruise Lines

Sunday, June 15th, 2014

Shekhar Grover of Royal Caribbean International has been crowned Diageo Global Travel best cruise line bartender at a final held last night (June 12) in Miami. (

Could Royal Caribbean Be Leading a Pay-To-Play Sea Change in Cruising?

Friday, June 13th, 2014

The cutting-edge entertainment on the new Quantum of the Seas will feature robotic video screens, aerialists, a mammoth harp with strings stretching across the theater — and extra fees? (

Shipyard Fire Causes Damage to Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas Cruise Ship

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas has suffered 50,000 euros (approximately $68,000) of damage after fire broke out June 5 at the shipyard where it is being constructed. (

Royal Caribbean Cruises Reveals Quantum of the Seas Entertainment

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Entertainment on Quantum of the Seas will be the “complete package deal,” similar to what you’d find in Las Vegas, said ship godmother Kristin Chenoweth during a live Google Hangout broadcast from the Bellagio hotel there. (

Set Sail For Savings With Summer Specials From Royal Caribbean

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Vacationers can enjoy even greater value when they book select cruises that set sail as early as August 2014. (

Royal Caribbean Cruise hopes to rope in South Indian passengers for S-E Asia trips

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

South India is now a major destination for Royal Caribbean Cruise to attract passengers to board its ships to be deployed in Singapore. (

Royal Caribbean Celebrates Agents All Week

Monday, June 9th, 2014

Royal Caribbean is recognizing that “Travel Agents Making the WOW Go ‘Round” and declaring the week of June 9th as Royal Caribbean Travel Agent Appreciation Week. (

Quantum of the Seas Godmother Kristin Chenoweth Named Quantum Experience Advisor for Entertainment

Saturday, June 7th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International announced Quantum of the Seas’ godmother, Kristin Chenoweth, has been named Quantum experience advisor for entertainment. (

At Shipyard, Small Fire Breaks Out Onboard Anthem of the Seas

Saturday, June 7th, 2014

Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas has suffered 50,000 euros (approximately $68,000) of damage after fire broke out June 5 at the shipyard where it is being constructed. (

Vacationers can enjoy up to $200 onboard credit on Royal Caribbean sailings

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

Families can get into the swing of summer with a Royal Caribbean International vacation and taking advantage of the cruise line’s first WOW Sale of the year, starting June 1, 2014. (

Near-Drowning on Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas Revives Cruise Ship Lifeguard Debate

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

A 6-year-old boy is in serious condition after nearly drowning in a pool on Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas yesterday, reviving the issue of whether or not cruise ships should add lifeguards to all onboard pools. (

Norway leaves door ajar for more cruise ship arrests after RCCL ship held for unpaid charges

Monday, May 26th, 2014

The Norwegian Coastal Administration (Kystverket) took arrest of the Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCCL) cruise vessel Independence of the Seas whilst in Aalesund harbor on Thursday. (

Norway: Bailiff seizes $800m cruise liner over debts

Sunday, May 25th, 2014

The 150,000-tonne Independence of the Seas was stopped in the town of Alesund because Royal Carribean, the ship’s owner, didn’t pay its 2013 fees. (

Cruise Ship Passenger Taken to Miami After Suffering Injury

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

A cruise ship passenger was taken to a Miami hospital after suffering a head injury while on-board a Royal Caribbean ship late Wednesday. (

Vacation Planning Just Got Easier: Royal Caribbean And Celebrity Cruises’ New Digital Platform

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

The cruise lines are once again leading the industry with the totally revamped Cruise Planner, a tool that makes it possible for all reservations, activities and entertainment to be booked well in advance of departure. (

Royal Caribbean’s Quantum Cruise Ship to Sail 53-Night Journey

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas will sail a whopper of a journey when it spends 53 nights at sea between its first homeport of New York City and Shanghai, its new homeport. (

Royal Caribbean to Host Coca-Cola Party for 2014 World Cup

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International announced a partnership with Coca-Cola to bring the excitement of the most prestigious soccer competition in the world to its fleet. (

Royal Caribbean ushers in summer with up to $400 onboard credit

Saturday, May 10th, 2014

Excited travelers can choose from any six-night or longer sailing departing to the Caribbean and Bahamas between July 1 and December 31, 2014. (

Royal Caribbean Orders Fourth Oasis-Class Ship

Friday, May 9th, 2014

Allure of The SeasRoyal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced today that it has agreed with STX France to move forward on the order of a fourth Oasis-class ship for delivery in 2018. (

Legend of the Seas to Asia/Pacific and Australia

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International announced Legend of the Seas’ year-round deployment for 2015-16, offering itineraries to breathtakingly beautiful destinations throughout Southeast Asia. (

Royal Caribbean Offers 50 Percent Off for Second Guest

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Royal Caribbean is offering travelers the chance to save 50 percent off a second guest on 2015-2016 sailings. (

Jamie Oliver “Beyond Buzzed” to Launch First Restaurant on a Cruise Ship

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Jamie Oliver said he was in shock — “nice shock” — when Royal Caribbean approached him to open a restaurant onboard its newest ships and said he had “never, ever dreamt of opening a restaurant on the high seas”. (

Cruise Dreams Announces Latest Square Dance Cruise with famed Caller Jay Krebs

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Cruise Dreams, was recently selected to organize yet another Square Dance Cruise for the popular caller Jay Krebs, after a highly successful cruise in February of this year.

Quantum of the Seas: Strategic Decision

Friday, April 18th, 2014

“Sometimes decisions are strategic in nature not immediately revenue driven,” commented Lisa Lutoff Perlo, executive vice president of operations for Royal Caribbean International. (

Royal Caribbean’s Cruise Ship Shuffle: What You Need to Know

Friday, April 18th, 2014

As Cruise Critic reported yesterday, Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas, which will make its debut in Bayonne in November, will only be stationed there for six months before redeploying to Shanghai. (

Royal Caribbean announces 2015-16 deployment for New York and Galveston

Friday, April 18th, 2014

Royal Caribbean announced its 2015-16 year-round sailings from the New York-metropolitan area and Galveston, Texas, and seasonal sailings from Tampa and Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (